Social Security numbers of 2,100 Maine foster care participants posted online

J. Craig Anderson reports:

The names, addresses and Social Security numbers of roughly 2,100 Mainers who receive foster care benefits were accidentally posted to a public website in September, the Maine Office of Information Technology said Monday.

The incident was the responsibility of an employee of a contractor, Knowledge Services, who still has a contract with the state, although the employee has been terminated.

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